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HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302-- Murder of wife by husband - Cause of death phosphide poison which was mixed in food - However, doctor opined that in case aluminum, phosphide had been added to food, it could be easily detected - Food could not be consumed as phosphide gas gives poisonous smell - Moreover, maid servant PW3..........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Offence u/s 304(Part II) IPC - Reduction of sentence - Cause of death homicidal - Incident occurred under influence of liquor - Accused paid fine of Rs.3,50,000 to family of deceased as per tribal Custom and suffered agony of trial for long period - Trial Court did not impose any fine while..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A-- Cruelty - Deceased was serving in police department - In case deceased was given beatings by accused, she would have lodged complaint in Police station where she was working but no complaint was lodged - Prosecution failed to prove offence u/s 498-A IPC against accused - Accused rightly acquitted...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307-- Attempt to murder - Intention of accused was only to inflict injury and not to cause death - Intention can be gathered from circumstances like nature of weapon, words used by accused at time of attack, motive behind attack and its severity - Thus, accused has committed offence u/s 324 IPC...........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 307, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 3-- Attempt to murder - Intention to cause death - Cause of injury was due to assault with stone and no fracture was found on head - As per medical evidence such injury was not sufficient to cause death - Oral testimony and medical evidence shows that accused has no intention to cause death of..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 326, 34-- Offence u/ss 326, 34 IPC - Quantum of sentence - Six injuries caused to complainant which included a grievous injury on his head and near right eyebrow - High Court failed to consider the said injuries while reducing the sentence of accused to the period already undergone - Order of punishment..........
ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 392-- Offence u/s 392 IPC - Appeal against conviction - Original record was weeded and could not be reconstructed, as it was very old matter - Occurrence took place 35 years ago - Accused was 18 years of age at the time of incident and at present he is about 73 years old - All the possibilities have..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Dowry demand - Mere fact that there was no demand of dowry at the time of engagement and marriage is no guarantee that there can be no subsequent demand of dowry - Demand made even after marriage also falls within definition of marriage...........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Deceased died within seven years of her marriage otherwise than under normal circumstances as a result of injuries - Sufficient evidence on record to establish that deceased was subjected to cruelty and harassment in connection with demand of dowry soon before her death - Relations..........
PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2016
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B-- Dowry death - Reduction of sentence - Accused belongs to labour class having two minor children to look after, as there is no close relation to look after his children - He has no criminal background and he is a first convict - Ends of justice would be met if sentence awarded to accused is reduced..........

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